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AI Adoption Concerns and Perceived Benefits Among US Workers #1672
May 25, 2023

A recent survey reveals that 79% of American workers harbor concerns about potential wage cuts due to AI integration in their workplaces, despite many also recognizing possible workload alleviation. T

Unchecked Surveillance: FBI Misuses FISA Section 702 Over 278,000 Times, Unclassified Court Document Reveals #1671
May 22, 2023

The FBI conducted warrantless searches on citizens, misusing its surveillance powers granted under Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) more than 278,000 times between 2020

OpenAI’s ChatGPT: Now On Your iPhone! Android, You’re Next! #1670
May 18, 2023

OpenAI has officially introduced its ChatGPT app for iOS users in the US. The app, offering similar features to the ChatGPT website, includes voice input and lets ChatGPT Plus subscribers toggle betwe

Unprecedented Cord-Cutting Surge in Q1 2023 Sends US Pay-TV Subscriptions Plunging to 1992 Lows #1669
May 15, 2023

With a floundering economy In the first quarter of 2023, the U.S. pay-TV industry suffered its steepest subscriber losses yet, losing a total of 2.3 million customers across cable, satellite, and inte

Debunking the Moon-Landing Denialism: Soviets Were Orbiting the Moon During Apollo 11 #1668
May 08, 2023

In a recent outburst Dmitry Rogozin, former director general of Roscosmos, voiced doubts about the authenticity of the Apollo Moon landings. This denialism is gaining traction, but its important to n

Revolutionizing Education: AI Personalized Tutors and Khan Academy’s Khanmigo #1667
May 04, 2023

Sal Khan, the founder of Khan Academy, discussed the potential of AI in transforming education during a TED Talk, highlighting its capacity to provide personalized tutoring for every student. Khan dem

Elon Musk Reflects on Starship Debut, Anticipates Next Flight in Months #1666
May 01, 2023

Elon Musk discussed the debut launch of the Starship rocket, stating it exceeded expectations with minimal launch site damage. He anticipates another flight in 2-3 months, and with upgrades to the roc

YouTube Music Expands Offerings by Adding Podcasts to Its Platform #1665
April 27, 2023

YouTube Music officially adds podcasts to its platform in the United States for Android, iOS, and web users, offering a seamless and feature-rich podcast listening experience. The new addition comes a

Supreme Court to Rule on Government Officials Blocking Social Media Critics #1664
April 24, 2023

The Supreme Court is set to hear two cases determining whether government officials can block their social media critics without violating the First Amendment.

Student Scores Highest Grade with ChatGPT Assistance #1663
April 10, 2023

A Cardiff University student achieved the highest grade on a ChatGPT-assisted essay, raising questions about academic integrity and prompting the university to review its policies and educate students